CBPL COVID-19 Information Information for Licensees & Businesses The rapidly emerging outbreak of novel coronavirus/COVID-19 affects Alaska’s physical and economic health. Alaska’s leadership—from the governor to licensing boards—are working swiftly and surgically to “flatten the curve,” ensure access to health care for those who are sick, and address economic hardship. Guidance for professional licensees, affected businesses, and consumers will be updated here as it is announced. Governor’s Mandates, Alerts, and FAQs are linked HERE. FOR PROFESSIONAL LICENSEES: Program Guidance: Alaska Board of Public Accountancy: EXAM/NTS COVID-19 Update Alaska Board of Barbers and Hairdressers: Health Mandate 016 has been rescinded. Please click HERE for current mandates. Alaska Board of Chiropractic Examiners: COVID-19 Guidance 3/26/2020 Health Mandate 15 Guidance 5/01/2020 Continuing Education Guidance 5/19/2020 Alaska Board of Dental Examiners: Health Mandate 006 has been superseded by Health Mandate 015. Please click HERE for current mandates. Guidance for Orthodontic Practices 4/8/2020 Board Statement Regarding Teledentistry 4/15/2020 CDC Guidance for Dental Settings COVID-19 Guidance 3/20/2020 The American Dental Association (ADA) Resources for Dentists Transmission Routes of 2019-nCoV and Controls in Dental Practice Alaska Board of Marital and Family Therapy: COVID-19 Guidance 4/27/2020 Alaska Board of Massage Therapists: Mandate 15 Appendix 01 5/07/2020 Mandate 15 Practice Decision Guidance 5/07/2020 COVID-19 Guidance 3/16/2020 Alaska Board of Certified Direct-Entry Midwives: COVID-19 Guidance 4/20/2020 Alaska Board of Examiners in Optometry: COVID-19 Guidance 4/17/2020 Alaska Board of Nursing: Continuing Education Guidance 5/08/2020 Refresher Course Guidance 5/11/2020 Alaska Board of Pharmacy: Continuing Education Guidance 04/15/2020 COVID-19 Guidance 04/15/2020 COVID-19 Guidance 3/12/2020 COVID-19 Q&A 3/27/2020 Emergency Regulations 4/03/2020 Pharmacist Emergency Permit Instructions 4/04/2020 Alaska Board Physical Therapy & Occupational Therapy: Clarification of Emergent/Urgent Procedures 4/24/2020 COVID-19 Renewal Guidance 4/24/2020 Alaska Board of Professional Counselors Distance Professional Services Guidance 4/23/2020 Alternate Distance Supervision Requests Guidance 4/10/2020 Alaska Board Psychologists and Psychological Examiners: COVID-19 Practice Guidelines AK-PA COVID-19 Resources for Practice Webpage APA Guidelines for the Practice of Telepsychology APA Pandemic Webpage Alaska Board of Certified Real Estate Appraisers: COVID-19 Guidance 3/24/2020 Alaska Board of Social Work Examiners: COVID-19 Renewal Guidance 4/23/2020 COVID-19 Guidance 3/26/2020 Alaska Board Veterinary Examiners: Health Mandate 15 Clarification Urgent and Emergent Procedures If staff member tests positive for COVID-19 SB241-CE Exemption COVID-19 and Animals Additional Guidance: Telehealth & Licensing During COVID-19 5/27/2020 Joint Statement on Treatment - Medical, Nursing, Pharmacy, & Dental Boards 04/08/2020 FOR BUSINESSES: Press Release: State of Alaska Announces the AK CARES Grant Program 5/27/2020 AK CARES Funding Program: Informational Sheet & Checklist 5/27/2020 SBA Resources COVID-19 Alaska Economic Stabilization Team COVID-19 Alaska Economic Recovery Resource Portal For Business RestoreYourEconomy.org IRS COVID-19 Tax Relief COVID-19 Scam Warning: If you receive calls, emails, or other communications offering COVID-19 related grants or stimulus payments in exchange for personal financial information, or an advance fee, tax, or charge of any kind, including the purchase of gift cards, please do not respond. These are scams. Please contact the FBI at www.ic3.gov so that the scammers can be tracked and stopped. More information about tools and solutions for businesses can be found at the COVID-19 Economic Recovery Resource Portal.